John Husselbee: Finding real yield

UK dividends down

John Husselbee: Finding real yield

With lingering concerns remaining about equity dividends, which halved in 2020, plus growing risk and generally lower yields available from bonds, John Husselbee says income seeking investors are understandably wondering about options for 2021 and beyond

Looking at equities, UK dividends may not return to pre-Covid levels until 2025 or later, with figures from Link Group revealing that the distributions from UK plc last year, at £61.9bn, were the lowest...

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